Syntax: lpwd [<pc drive/folder> | ..]

SFTP Command Index

The LPWD command opens another folder on the PC.

If no <folder> is specified, LPWD displays the path for the current PC folder.

To change folders, type the folder at the FTP command line, for example, type LPWD F:\Documents and press Return.

This command is available for SFTP connections only. The FTP equivalent is LCD.

<pc drive/folder>

Specifies the drive (if other than the current drive) and folder to change to.


Specifies that you want to change to the parent folder.


This command changes your current folder to the China folder within the Asian Travel folder on drive D:

LPWD d:\Asian Travel\China